Cloud Administrator

Location Canberra
Discipline Government
Job reference 174492
Salary AU$135 - AU$145 per hour
Consultant email

Experis is supporting a large Federal Government client who has a requirement for a Cloud Administrator. Long term 12 months initial contract with extension options.

As a Cloud Administrator you will play a pivotal role in maintaining the integrity, performance, and security of our cloud-based systems. This position requires a deep understanding of cloud infrastructure, strong problem-solving skills, and the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams. The ideal candidate will possess expertise in AWS cloud technologies and be able to contribute to discussions, planning, and implementation of new systems.

Key Responsibilities

  • Investigate and troubleshoot issues related to AWS cloud infrastructure, promptly resolving any identified issues.
  • Monitor the performance of cloud systems, proactively identifying and addressing any performance bottlenecks or issues.
  • Contribute to discussions requiring expert advice on cloud infrastructure and related technologies.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams in the design, planning, and implementation of new cloud-based systems.
  • Maintain and administer Linux servers, ensuring their stability, security and optimising performance in a cloud environment.
  • Configure and provide advice on Cloudflare configuration to optimize performance and enhance security.
  • Maintain comprehensive documentation of system configurations, processes, and procedures

Skills and Experience

Demonstrated experience in AWS Cloud Administration with expertise in:

  • The following AWS services: API Gateway, Lambda, S3, IAM, EC2, CloudFormation, SQS & SNS
  • Collaborating with Solutions and Security Architects offering input using best practice design principles

Demonstrated experience in Linux Administration with proven experience in:

  • System configuration, troubleshooting and performance optimisation
  • Automation experience using tools such as Ansible
  • Implementing security hardening following guidance from Security Architects, the ASD's ACSC ISM and industry best practices

Demonstrated experience in at least one of the following:

  • Utilising Cloudflare's security services to secure web applications and caching features to optimise website performance
  • Integrating Salesforce with AWS environments and Amazon Connect
  • Managing either a Splunk or Elastic cluster in a production environment

Please note - All candidates must be an Australian Citizen, with a current Negative Vetting One (NV1) Clearance or higher.

Daniel Nguyen
Senior Account Manager
Let's Connect
+ 61 478 765 918

ManpowerGroup is committed to being a Diversity Confident Recruiter and encourages applications from people from a diverse range of backgrounds, including people with a disability. Please indicate your preferred method of communication in your resume and please let us know if you require any reasonable adjustments should you be contacted for an interview.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

By submitting your resume and other personal information with this application you are consenting to this information being collected in line with our privacy policy. Follow the link to learn more -

Experis Pty Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of ManpowerGroup

State: QLD, licensee/s Manpower Services (Australia) Pty Ltd, LHL-02026-D5L4Q. State: QLD, licensee/s Experis Pty Ltd, LHL-02014-Y5F6D. State: SA, licensee/s Manpower Services (Australia) Pty Ltd, LHS 288856